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pays back

phrase
present tense third-person singular of pay back

Synonyms of pays back

to make a return payment to
  • I already paid back what I owed you for groceries.

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“Pays back.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pays%20back. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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